Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 7: Learning to Love

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/jx8jx5/RL_TheJesusSociety_Ep0085_06-13_24b_48k_podbean_video_share.mp4 This is Episode 86 of the Jesus Society Podcast. And with coffee firmly and lovingly embraced in my hands, we’re going to continue our series on Following Jesus in the 21st century, and in particular, our look at the importance and practice of love. 1. Last week we talked about the importance of learning … Continue reading Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 7: Learning to Love

Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 6: Living Loved

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/gth3y4/RL_TheJesusSociety_Ep0085_06-13_24b_48k.mp3 This is Episode 85 of the Jesus Society Podcast. And continuing our conversation about following Jesus in the 21st century, I want to shift gears and start talking about loving like Jesus. And we’re gonna be camped out on this theme of love over the next 3-4 episodes. What does it mean to love … Continue reading Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 6: Living Loved

Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 5: Resurrection, Hope, & Purpose

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/ep4vg7/RL_TheJesusSociety_Ep0084_04-11_24b_48k_podbean_video_share.mp4 This is Episode 84 of The Jesus Society Podcast. For those of us who are followers of Jesus Christ, this is a significant time of year because at this time of year, Christians celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. And because this coming Sunday is Resurrection Sunday — Easter — I want to talk again … Continue reading Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 5: Resurrection, Hope, & Purpose

Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 2: Discipleship and God’s Kingdom Agenda

https://mcdn.podbean.com/mf/web/dgbth1/RL_TheJesusSociety_Ep0081_03-07_24b_48k_podbean_video_share.mp4 This is Episode 81 of the Jesus Society Podcast. And today we’re continuing our talk about what it means to follow Jesus in the 21st century. The first piece of this, which we got into last week, had to do with some of the biblical background to the kingdom of God, and Jesus’ statement … Continue reading Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 2: Discipleship and God’s Kingdom Agenda

Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 1: The Kingdom of God is at Hand

https://open.spotify.com/episode/5ULIIDe6X4HcrADAnhcLTb?si=CZzKsq60SMCQWgUnwd54mQ This is Episode 80 of the Jesus Society Podcast. And today we’re going to begin a series that I think I’m gonna call Following Jesus in the 21st Century. And the first piece of that, which is today's episode, has to do with the call of Jesus to discipleship — what that means, what’s … Continue reading Following Jesus in the 21st Century — Part 1: The Kingdom of God is at Hand

What the Church is Supposed to Be

https://open.spotify.com/episode/4IwqklCHngpLwDIvHKRy0V?si=2c1f07c4e0a9439f This is Episode 78 of The Jesus Society Podcast, and today’s podcast is something I’ve been thinking about and working on for a very long time. Now, before you listen to today’s episode, I highly encourage you to go back and listen to last week’s episode, which is an episode I did early in … Continue reading What the Church is Supposed to Be

Discovering God’s Plan for Your Life

https://open.spotify.com/episode/38yEvpcH5hEqvjG97jZUCm?si=-qqx0cfZQy-8-DhvtQtT7w This is Episode 74 of the Jesus Society Podcast. And I’m still not ready to pick up our discussion of the Lord’s Prayer again. I apologize for that — I don’t like to start stuff and not complete it — but I’m not getting traction there, and until the Lord and I find a … Continue reading Discovering God’s Plan for Your Life

When Life Overwhelms You

https://open.spotify.com/episode/7I0JiPSOHHwU0UzVSoE4hG?si=b1HtxrXtRJuoviIFI-vvyA This is Episode 73 of the Jesus Society Podcast (NOT Episode 3 as I say in the recording). And we are NOT continuing our discussion today of the Lord’s Prayer. Frankly, I've been a little overwhelmed by life lately. So that's what we're going to talk about today -- WHY I've been feeling overwhelmed, … Continue reading When Life Overwhelms You

The Lord’s Prayer Part III — Our Father . . . Hallowed Be Your Name

https://youtu.be/h8a9pZ061mg This is Episode 72 of the Jesus Society Podcast. And we’re continuing our discussion today of the Lord’s Prayer, focusing today in on the first phrase — “Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name.” As I’ve said, the Lord’s Prayer is much more than just a quaint little, easy-to-memorize do-all prayer … Continue reading The Lord’s Prayer Part III — Our Father . . . Hallowed Be Your Name